Get In Touch

A harvester head is a part of a heavy forestry vehicle that is used for logging operations for de-limbing, felling, and bucking trees. A forest harvester typically comes with a forwarder that hauls the logs to a roadside lading. These are highly specialized tools that require careful maintenance. A harvester head consists of a hydraulically powered chain saw that cuts trees and their bases to cross-cut them into log length. De-limbing knives are employed to remove braches of trees. Feed rollers play an important role in grasping of trees. Diameter sensors and length-measuring wheels are used to measure dimensions and calculate the volume of harvested logs.

Global Harvester Heads Market – Competition Landscape

The global harvester heads market is moderately concentrated, with the presence of a very few global players as well small players in the marketplace. Key players operating in the market are typically those with vast experience in the field of heavy equipment machineries. Major players are highly concentrated in the market in North America and Europe. They operate across the globe through their dealer networks. 

John Deere

John Deere is the brand name of Deere & Company, a U.S.-based corporation specialized in the manufacture of agricultural, construction and forestry machinery. The company provides H412, H413, H414, H415, H480C, and H270 series of harvester heads.

Loggtech AB

Established in the year 1994, the company provides harvester heads to the forestry sector. The company has dealers in Canada and the U.K.

To Get Glimpse of what our Report offers, Ask for a Report Brochure 

AFM-Forest Ltd

AFM-Forest Ltd. is a Finland-based manufacturing company that offers high-quality single-grip harvesters, processors, and combi and energy wood heads for use in forestry operations. Apart from this, the company provides various software solutions for use in forestry operations.

Tigercat International Inc.

Established in 1992, Tigercat International Inc. is specialized in the production of forestry equipment and off-road industrial equipment. Headquartered in Brantford, Canada, the company manufactures tree-length and cut-to-length (CTL) systems. Tigercat offers a wide range of feller bunchers, skidders, loaders, loggers, harvesters, forwarders, and felling and processing attachments.

Southstar Equipment Ltd

Established in 2008, Southstar Equipment Ltd. is a prominent manufacturer of forestry equipment. The company offers harvesting heads, felling heads, and grapple processors. The company has presence in North America, South America, and parts of Europe and Africa.

Other Prominent Players

Other players engaged the manufacture of harvester heads include Log Max AB, Barko Hydraulics LLC, Kone-Ketonen Oy, Kesla Oyj, and SP Maskiner i Ljungby AB 

Global Harvester Heads Market – Dynamics

Rising demand for increasing productivity of forest harvesting to boost demand for efficient harvester heads

Rising challenges in terms of increasing productivity by raising the speed of the cutting cycle is augmenting the demand for new and advanced harvester heads. Manufacturers are coming up with various customizations in order to improve de-limbing, felling, and bucking of trees located in various geographical terrains. This is anticipated to boost the global harvester heads market during the forecast period. 

Growing environment-related concerns led by increased deforestation to restrain global harvester heads market

Increase in global warming led by rise in deforestation is one of the key factors restraining the global harvester heads market. Loss of forest is resulting in climate change, desertification, soil erosion, floods, and increased levels of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. This, in turn, is leading to rise in global warming. Governments and various NGOs worldwide are raising concerns regarding increase in deforestation. This is anticipated to restrain of the global harvester heads market during the forecast period. 

To Get a Bird’s Eye View of Market Forecast, Ask for a Custom Report 

Global Harvester Heads Market – Segmentation

In terms of feed speed, the global harvester heads market can be divided into:

  • Less than 5 m/sec
  • More than 5 m/sec 

Based on number of de-limbing knives, the global harvester heads market can be classified into:

  • Three and below
  • Between 3 to 5
  • More than 5 

This study by TMR is all-encompassing framework of the dynamics of the market. It mainly comprises critical assessment of consumers' or customers' journeys, current and emerging avenues, and strategic framework to enable CXOs take effective decisions.

Our key underpinning is the 4-Quadrant Framework EIRS that offers detailed visualization of four elements:

  • Customer Experience Maps
  • Insights and Tools based on data-driven research
  • Actionable Results to meet all the business priorities
  • Strategic Frameworks to boost the growth journey

The study strives to evaluate the current and future growth prospects, untapped avenues, factors shaping their revenue potential, and demand and consumption patterns in the global market by breaking it into region-wise assessment.

The following regional segments are covered comprehensively:

  • North America
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • The Middle East and Africa

The EIRS quadrant framework in the report sums up our wide spectrum of data-driven research and advisory for CXOs to help them make better decisions for their businesses and stay as leaders.

Below is a snapshot of these quadrants.

1. Customer Experience Map

The study offers an in-depth assessment of various customers’ journeys pertinent to the market and its segments. It offers various customer impressions about the products and service use. The analysis takes a closer look at their pain points and fears across various customer touchpoints. The consultation and business intelligence solutions will help interested stakeholders, including CXOs, define customer experience maps tailored to their needs. This will help them aim at boosting customer engagement with their brands.

2. Insights and Tools

The various insights in the study are based on elaborate cycles of primary and secondary research the analysts engage with during the course of research. The analysts and expert advisors at TMR adopt industry-wide, quantitative customer insights tools and market projection methodologies to arrive at results, which makes them reliable. The study not just offers estimations and projections, but also an uncluttered evaluation of these figures on the market dynamics. These insights merge data-driven research framework with qualitative consultations for business owners, CXOs, policy makers, and investors. The insights will also help their customers overcome their fears.

3. Actionable Results

The findings presented in this study by TMR are an indispensable guide for meeting all business priorities, including mission-critical ones. The results when implemented have shown tangible benefits to business stakeholders and industry entities to boost their performance. The results are tailored to fit the individual strategic framework. The study also illustrates some of the recent case studies on solving various problems by companies they faced in their consolidation journey.

4. Strategic Frameworks

The study equips businesses and anyone interested in the market to frame broad strategic frameworks. This has become more important than ever, given the current uncertainty due to COVID-19. The study deliberates on consultations to overcome various such past disruptions and foresees new ones to boost the preparedness. The frameworks help businesses plan their strategic alignments for recovery from such disruptive trends. Further, analysts at TMR helps you break down the complex scenario and bring resiliency in uncertain times.

The report sheds light on various aspects and answers pertinent questions on the market. Some of the important ones are:

1. What can be the best investment choices for venturing into new product and service lines?

2. What value propositions should businesses aim at while making new research and development funding?

3. Which regulations will be most helpful for stakeholders to boost their supply chain network?

4. Which regions might see the demand maturing in certain segments in near future?

5. What are the some of the best cost optimization strategies with vendors that some well-entrenched players have gained success with?

6. Which are the key perspectives that the C-suite are leveraging to move businesses to new growth trajectory?

7. Which government regulations might challenge the status of key regional markets?

8. How will the emerging political and economic scenario affect opportunities in key growth areas?

9. What are some of the value-grab opportunities in various segments?

10. What will be the barrier to entry for new players in the market?

With a robust experience in creating exceptional market reports, Transparency Market Research has emerged as one of the trusted market research companies among a large number of stakeholders and CXOs. Every report at Transparency Market Research goes through rigorous research activity in every aspect. The researchers at TMR keep a close watch on the market and extract beneficial growth-boosting points. These points help the stakeholders to strategize their business plans accordingly.

TMR researchers conduct exhaustive qualitative and quantitative research. This research involves taking inputs from the experts in the market, focused attention on recent developments, and others. This method of research makes TMR stand out from other market research firms.

Here's how Transparency Market Research helps the stakeholders and CXOs through the reports:

Inculcation and Evaluation of Strategic Collaborations: The TMR researchers analyze recent strategic activities like mergers, acquisitions, partnerships, collaborations, and joint ventures. All the information is compiled and included in the report.

Perfect Market Size Estimations: The report analyzes the demographics, growth potential, and capability of the market through the forecast period. This factor leads to the estimation of the market size and also provides an outline about how the market will retrieve growth during the assessment period.

Investment Research: The report focuses on the ongoing and upcoming investment opportunities across a particular market. These developments make the stakeholders aware of the current investment scenario across the market.

Note: Although care has been taken to maintain the highest levels of accuracy in TMR’s reports, recent market/vendor-specific changes may take time to reflect in the analysis.

Custom Market Research Services

TMR offers custom market research services that help clients to get information on their business scenario required where syndicated solutions are not enough.


Harvester Heads Market

Pre Book